The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the England region that had Support Technician featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Technician
Rank 645 563 619
Rank change year-on-year
-82 +56
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 255 402 351
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.28% 0.39% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.41% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 226 353 293
Median salary £22,500 £23,000 £23,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.17% -2.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £18,500 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £31,750 £35,000 £34,000
UK excluding London median salary £22,000 £21,500 £23,000
% change year-on-year
+2.32% -6.52%
Support Technician
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
88740 98545 107138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.38% 96.51% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 75724 82192 88489
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Support Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region that featured Support Technician in the job title.

Support Technician Jobs Demand Trend in England

Support Technician
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Support Technician across the England region.

Support Technician Salary Trend in England

Support Technician
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Technician across the England region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016.

Support Technician Salary Histogram in England

Support Technician
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Technician within the England region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +5 53 £24,000 +14.28% 10
London -42 47 £27,000 -10.00% 6
North West +23 34 £21,000 -7.69% 7
East of England -1 29 £23,500 - 4
Yorkshire +36 27 £23,125 +5.11% 5
East Midlands 0 26 £22,250 +11.25% 2
West Midlands +5 21 £20,518 -6.73% 5
South West -36 19 £21,233 +1.10% 3
North East +2 1 £19,000 -8.43% 1
Support Technician
UK

Support Technician Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, Support Technician job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region featuring Support Technician in the job title.

1 389 (71.38%) Windows
2 306 (56.15%) Active Directory
3 288 (52.84%) Microsoft
4 185 (33.94%) MS Office
5 170 (31.19%) Windows Server
6 150 (27.52%) MS Excel
7 145 (26.61%) Windows 7
8 115 (21.10%) MS Exchange
9 109 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
10 101 (18.53%) VMware
11 93 (17.06%) ITIL
12 84 (15.41%) Windows Server 2012
13 72 (13.21%) Windows 8
14 70 (12.84%) Citrix
15 69 (12.66%) Firewall
16 60 (11.01%) Office 365
17 58 (10.64%) SQL
18 57 (10.46%) VMware Infrastructure
19 54 (9.91%) Windows XP
20 53 (9.72%) DNS
21 46 (8.44%) TCP/IP
22 45 (8.26%) DHCP
22 45 (8.26%) Microsoft Certification
23 44 (8.07%) LAN
24 43 (7.89%) Cisco
25 39 (7.16%) Linux
25 39 (7.16%) SQL Server
26 37 (6.79%) VPN
26 37 (6.79%) SLA
27 36 (6.61%) WAN

Support Technician Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 115 (21.10%) MS Exchange
2 29 (5.32%) Exchange Server 2010
3 27 (4.95%) SharePoint
4 14 (2.57%) Exchange Server 2013
5 12 (2.20%) IIS
6 8 (1.47%) MQSeries
6 8 (1.47%) WebSphere
7 5 (0.92%) SharePoint 2013
8 4 (0.73%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 4 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (0.73%) Skype for Business
9 3 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (0.37%) CMS
10 2 (0.37%) IBM Notes
10 2 (0.37%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.18%) Oracle Workflow
11 1 (0.18%) WordPress
Applications
1 185 (33.94%) MS Office
2 150 (27.52%) MS Excel
3 23 (4.22%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.55%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.55%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.18%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.18%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (1.83%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.55%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (0.55%) GoldMine
3 2 (0.37%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.18%) Line 500
4 1 (0.18%) Sage 200
4 1 (0.18%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 60 (11.01%) Office 365
2 7 (1.28%) Google Apps
3 5 (0.92%) Mimecast
4 4 (0.73%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (0.55%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (0.37%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.37%) Amazon S3
6 2 (0.37%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 69 (12.66%) Firewall
2 53 (9.72%) DNS
3 46 (8.44%) TCP/IP
4 45 (8.26%) DHCP
5 44 (8.07%) LAN
6 37 (6.79%) VPN
7 36 (6.61%) WAN
8 33 (6.06%) Internet
9 31 (5.69%) Wireless
10 29 (5.32%) SAN
11 28 (5.14%) Remote Desktop
12 21 (3.85%) VoIP
13 14 (2.57%) Wi-Fi
14 13 (2.39%) NAS
15 12 (2.20%) FTP
15 12 (2.20%) VLAN
16 7 (1.28%) Broadband
17 5 (0.92%) HTTP
17 5 (0.92%) IP Telephony
18 4 (0.73%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (7.16%) SQL Server
2 8 (1.47%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (1.47%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (0.73%) MS Access
3 4 (0.73%) MySQL
4 2 (0.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.18%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.18%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.18%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (0.55%) JIRA
2 1 (0.18%) Ant
2 1 (0.18%) MorphX
General
1 27 (4.95%) Finance
2 24 (4.40%) Telecoms
3 13 (2.39%) Legal
3 13 (2.39%) Manufacturing
4 11 (2.02%) Marketing
5 9 (1.65%) Retail
6 6 (1.10%) Banking
7 5 (0.92%) Games
7 5 (0.92%) German Language
8 4 (0.73%) Law
8 4 (0.73%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.37%) Back Office
9 2 (0.37%) Billing
9 2 (0.37%) Electronics
9 2 (0.37%) French Language
10 1 (0.18%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.18%) Dutch Language
10 1 (0.18%) Front Office
10 1 (0.18%) Italian Language
10 1 (0.18%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (2.75%) Web Services
2 13 (2.39%) HTML
3 9 (1.65%) CSS
4 8 (1.47%) .NET
5 4 (0.73%) COM
6 3 (0.55%) AngularJS
6 3 (0.55%) HATEOAS
6 3 (0.55%) HTML5
6 3 (0.55%) JSON
6 3 (0.55%) REST
6 3 (0.55%) XML
7 2 (0.37%) CSS3
8 1 (0.18%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.18%) EDI
8 1 (0.18%) jQuery
8 1 (0.18%) XHTML
8 1 (0.18%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 31 (5.69%) Driving Licence
2 24 (4.40%) Blackberry
3 23 (4.22%) iPad
4 20 (3.67%) iPhone
5 19 (3.49%) Analytical Skills
6 16 (2.94%) Smartphone
7 15 (2.75%) Management Information System
8 14 (2.57%) Computer Science
8 14 (2.57%) Microsoft Licensing
9 12 (2.20%) AS400
9 12 (2.20%) Mathematics
10 10 (1.83%) EPoS
10 10 (1.83%) iSeries
11 9 (1.65%) Data Centre
12 8 (1.47%) CMDB
12 8 (1.47%) Video Conferencing
13 5 (0.92%) Client/Server
14 4 (0.73%) HP StoreVirtual
15 3 (0.55%) VLE
16 2 (0.37%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 389 (71.38%) Windows
2 170 (31.19%) Windows Server
3 145 (26.61%) Windows 7
4 109 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 84 (15.41%) Windows Server 2012
6 72 (13.21%) Windows 8
7 54 (9.91%) Windows XP
8 39 (7.16%) Linux
9 34 (6.24%) Windows 10
10 30 (5.50%) Android
10 30 (5.50%) Apple iOS
11 24 (4.40%) Windows Server 2003
12 23 (4.22%) Mac OS X
13 19 (3.49%) Mac OS
14 11 (2.02%) OS/400
15 6 (1.10%) Windows Vista
16 4 (0.73%) Unix
16 4 (0.73%) Windows Mobile
17 2 (0.37%) AIX
17 2 (0.37%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (17.06%) ITIL
2 25 (4.59%) CRM
2 25 (4.59%) Disaster Recovery
3 22 (4.04%) Kalman Filter
4 21 (3.85%) ERP
5 18 (3.30%) Mentoring
5 18 (3.30%) Service Delivery
6 16 (2.94%) Data Protection
7 15 (2.75%) Continuous Improvement
7 15 (2.75%) Time Management
8 14 (2.57%) Software Licensing
9 12 (2.20%) Mobile Device Management
9 12 (2.20%) Project Management
10 11 (2.02%) High Availability
10 11 (2.02%) Web Filtering
11 10 (1.83%) Performance Analysis
12 9 (1.65%) Email Filtering
12 9 (1.65%) Root Cause Analysis
12 9 (1.65%) Service Management
13 7 (1.28%) Storage Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 58 (10.64%) SQL
2 12 (2.20%) C
3 10 (1.83%) JavaScript
3 10 (1.83%) RPG
4 9 (1.65%) PowerShell
5 7 (1.28%) VBScript
6 6 (1.10%) C#
7 4 (0.73%) Java
8 3 (0.55%) PHP
8 3 (0.55%) VB
9 2 (0.37%) T-SQL
9 2 (0.37%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.18%) Apex Code
10 1 (0.18%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.18%) VB6
10 1 (0.18%) X++
Qualifications
1 45 (8.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 32 (5.87%) MCSE
3 30 (5.50%) Degree
4 22 (4.04%) MCP
5 21 (3.85%) DBS Check
6 12 (2.20%) MCITP
7 9 (1.65%) CCNA
7 9 (1.65%) Cisco Certification
7 9 (1.65%) MCSA
8 5 (0.92%) A+ Certification
8 5 (0.92%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (0.92%) MCDST
8 5 (0.92%) Security Cleared
8 5 (0.92%) Server+ Certification
9 4 (0.73%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 3 (0.55%) Avaya Certification
10 3 (0.55%) HND
10 3 (0.55%) SC Cleared
11 2 (0.37%) CCDA
11 2 (0.37%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (6.79%) SLA
2 6 (1.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.55%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.18%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.18%) QA
System Software
1 306 (56.15%) Active Directory
2 57 (10.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (6.24%) Hyper-V
4 18 (3.30%) Terminal Services
5 12 (2.20%) XenApp
6 5 (0.92%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (0.92%) XenDesktop
7 4 (0.73%) vSphere
8 2 (0.37%) PowerHA
8 2 (0.37%) Xen
9 1 (0.18%) ISA Server
9 1 (0.18%) MetaFrame
9 1 (0.18%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (0.18%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.18%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.18%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 21 (3.85%) SCCM
2 18 (3.30%) Backup Exec
3 13 (2.39%) Norton AntiVirus
4 4 (0.73%) WSUS
5 2 (0.37%) cPanel
5 2 (0.37%) Plesk
5 2 (0.37%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (0.18%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.18%) Cisco UCCX
6 1 (0.18%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 288 (52.84%) Microsoft
2 101 (18.53%) VMware
3 70 (12.84%) Citrix
4 43 (7.89%) Cisco
5 33 (6.06%) Apple
5 33 (6.06%) HP
6 23 (4.22%) Dell
7 21 (3.85%) Symantec
8 13 (2.39%) Veeam
9 11 (2.02%) Avaya
9 11 (2.02%) Synology
10 10 (1.83%) WatchGuard
11 9 (1.65%) SonicWALL
11 9 (1.65%) Sophos
12 8 (1.47%) EMC
12 8 (1.47%) IBM
12 8 (1.47%) Intel Security
13 7 (1.28%) Bloomberg
13 7 (1.28%) Google
13 7 (1.28%) Sage
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Salary: £17000.00 - £19000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
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Salary: to £20,000 + Benefits
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Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £24000 - £34000 per annum + Pension & Benefits
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South West London
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £23,000 per annum + excellent training opportunities
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Salary: £18000 - £250000 per annum
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Oxford, Oxfordshire
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Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum negotiable
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Cirencester, Gloucestershire
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Salary: £25000.0000 - £40000.0000 per annum + benefits
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Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £25k - 28k per year + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheadle, Cheshire
Recital Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £26000 Per Annum
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Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + benefits
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Oxford, Oxfordshire
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Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
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Cheshire
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Salary: £35000 per annum
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London
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Salary: £30000 per annum
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Stockport, Cheshire
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Salary: £18,000 - £20,000 DOE
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Wokingham, Berkshire
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Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
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Oxford, Oxfordshire
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Central London / West End
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Loughton, Essex
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Truro, Cornwall
networx
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London
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